This mixed batch of 3 and 8 ply fine micron yarn is obtained from sheep which are a Merino/Border Leicester cross. This cross provides a soft but strong fibre with great stitch definition.
24 - 25 micron
3 PLY: 25wpi Fingering weight 480 metres per 100g (approx) GAUGE: 32st/4in with 3mm needles
8 PLY: 16wpi DK weight 100 metres per 50g (approx) GAUGE: 22st/4in with 4mm needles
This yarn is hand dyed and each skein will vary ever so slightly from the other. I recommend if you are making a project which needs more than one skein, you alternate yarn from each skein in each row.
WASHING INSTRUCTIONS: Wash separately for first few washes as dye may run Warm machine wash on gentle cycle Normal spin Do not tumble dry Dry flat in shade Warm Iron Drycleanable at 30C Do not bleach